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Debris from Higgins Tornado

Description: View of wooden planks and other debris from tornado destruction from dirt road.
Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: Russell Minton
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Main Street at US Highway 75, Richardson, Texas

Description: Looking north west, the intersection of Main Street / Belt Line Rd. and the east-side frontage road of U. S. Highway 75 (Northbound). A pile of dirt/rocks is on the left foreground; center front is an eroded ditch that is covered by a concrete culvert at Main Street. Two cars are visible on Main Street, and 2 more are parked north of Main Street, on the right side of the photograph. Multiple real estate/housing development signs are on the intersection corners. Buildings are visible in the right background, through leafless trees and shrubs. Signs: Carter Built Homes - AZALEA PARK - Carter Const Co TEX-ANN Lutheran Church ...ier Homes - Mimosa & Cypress Drive ..5-2527 FINESSE HOMES
Date: 1958
Creator: Martin, Jerry
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Road into Georgetown

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of the road into Georgetown, showing flooding. Photo taken October 4, 1959.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

[Man sits under an awning]

Description: Photograph of a silhouette of a man underneath an awning. The porch has a dirt floor that leads right up to a road winding around the building in the background. The focal point of the picture is the American flag leaning next to a US Postal Service mailbox.
Date: 1982
Creator: Clark, Joe & Clark, Joseph Wade Junebug
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Riverside Drive & IH-35]

Description: A view of southbound IH-35 looking north. The State Capitol Building, The University of Texas Tower, and Texas Memorial Stadium are all visible in the distance.
Date: 197u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph of street scene in Higgins, Texas in 1905. Depicted are several buildings lining a wide dirt road. In-between are many horse-drawn wagons and some people, including a man on a ladder in the foreground.
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Main Street, with wagons, Richardson, Texas

Description: View down an unpaved street, with buildings visible on both sides. On the left is a partially visible building, buildings and cranes in the background, and a one-horse cart or buggy. On the right are electrical poles, a pitched roofed building, a row of three storefronts, the near two with false fronts. In front of the storefronts are 2 large wagons, with the wheels of a third barely visible. The wagons are facing away and appear to be filled with crops, silage, corn or hay. The wagons are hitched to pairs of mules or horses. View is to the west, of Main Street, Richardson, which is continuous with (and connects) East & West Belt Line Road.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library